The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 2 2 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 50 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 42.02% 37.29% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.18% 55.00% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 1
Median salary £39,000 £30,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.92% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 89 40 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 74.79% 67.80% 60.81%
Number of salaries quoted 88 35 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £29,864
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Preston

SQL
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Preston.

Salary trend for SQL in Preston

SQL
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Preston over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Preston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for SQL.

1 39 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (40.21%) SDLC
2 38 (39.18%) HTML
3 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 34 (35.05%) CSS
5 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
6 26 (26.80%) AS400
6 26 (26.80%) iSeries
7 21 (21.65%) Unit Testing
7 21 (21.65%) ITIL
8 20 (20.62%) Degree
9 19 (19.59%) jQuery
9 19 (19.59%) Web Services
9 19 (19.59%) .NET
9 19 (19.59%) ERP
10 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
10 18 (18.56%) IBM
10 18 (18.56%) DB2
10 18 (18.56%) RPG
10 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
11 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
12 15 (15.46%) C#
12 15 (15.46%) Oracle
12 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (13.40%) MySQL
13 13 (13.40%) PHP
13 13 (13.40%) Finance
13 13 (13.40%) Apple iOS
14 12 (12.37%) SOAP
14 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.15%) Apache
2 3 (3.09%) CMS
2 3 (3.09%) Kentico
3 2 (2.06%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.03%) Confluence
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) JBoss
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) HTTP
1 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) Firewall
2 1 (1.03%) LAN
2 1 (1.03%) WAN
2 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.56%) DB2
3 13 (13.40%) MySQL
4 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.31%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.31%) RDBMS
5 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
6 9 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (9.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (6.19%) Power BI
9 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.03%) GIS
12 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.03%) Redis
12 1 (1.03%) Sisense
12 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) JIRA
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.09%) Selenium
5 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.06%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.06%) Subversion
5 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.03%) Ant
6 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.03%) Grunt
6 1 (1.03%) gulp
6 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) TestRail
General
1 13 (13.40%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Advertising
3 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (43.30%) Developer
2 39 (40.21%) Analyst
3 21 (21.65%) Programmer
4 19 (19.59%) SQL Developer
5 13 (13.40%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Applications Support
6 10 (10.31%) RPG Programmer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior Programmer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior RPG Programmer
6 10 (10.31%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) Data Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 8 (8.25%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (8.25%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (8.25%) Graduate
8 8 (8.25%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (8.25%) VB Analyst Programmer
8 8 (8.25%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.18%) HTML
2 34 (35.05%) CSS
3 19 (19.59%) .NET
3 19 (19.59%) jQuery
3 19 (19.59%) Web Services
4 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
5 12 (12.37%) HTML5
5 12 (12.37%) SOAP
6 10 (10.31%) WCF
7 9 (9.28%) Ajax
7 9 (9.28%) JSON
7 9 (9.28%) RESTful
8 8 (8.25%) Spring
8 8 (8.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (7.22%) XML
10 6 (6.19%) Laravel
10 6 (6.19%) Symfony
11 5 (5.15%) Spine.js
12 3 (3.09%) J2EE
13 2 (2.06%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.80%) AS400
1 26 (26.80%) iSeries
2 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.25%) Mainframe
3 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.19%) User Experience
6 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Apple iOS
2 11 (11.34%) Windows
3 5 (5.15%) Android
4 4 (4.12%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Unix
6 1 (1.03%) AIX
6 1 (1.03%) Solaris
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (40.21%) SDLC
2 21 (21.65%) ITIL
2 21 (21.65%) Unit Testing
3 19 (19.59%) ERP
4 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
5 11 (11.34%) Web Development
6 10 (10.31%) Mathematics
7 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.25%) CRM
7 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.25%) ERD
7 8 (8.25%) Web Design
8 7 (7.22%) MVC
9 5 (5.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.15%) OOP
9 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.15%) Statistics
10 4 (4.12%) Regression Testing
11 3 (3.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
2 18 (18.56%) RPG
3 15 (15.46%) C#
4 13 (13.40%) PHP
5 10 (10.31%) Java
6 8 (8.25%) Objective-C
6 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.25%) VB
6 8 (8.25%) VB6
7 5 (5.15%) C
7 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.09%) VBA
9 1 (1.03%) COBOL
9 1 (1.03%) Delphi
9 1 (1.03%) Pascal
9 1 (1.03%) Python
9 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Degree
2 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.15%) DBS Check
4 4 (4.12%) ISEB
5 3 (3.09%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) IBM
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle
4 8 (8.25%) Apple
5 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.09%) Adobe
6 3 (3.09%) HP
6 3 (3.09%) Tableau
6 3 (3.09%) VMware
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco
7 1 (1.03%) Epicor
7 1 (1.03%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.03%) Zend
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